Fallon Health’s Caregiving Symposium


Friday, May 4, 2018 from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center 
50 Warren St
Lowell, MA

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Cheryl Schmaltz 
Fallon Health 

Fallon Health invites you to join us for The Costs of Caregiving: An open dialogue about the personal and financial impact caregiving has on the community, workplaces and caregivers … and what we can all do to help.

Friday, May 4 · 7 a.m. to noon

Who should attend the Caregiving Symposium?
Legislators, business owners, brokers, government/non-profit groups, HR administrators, EAP professionals, health care providers, media, community resources, caregivers

Schedule of events

7–8 a.m.
Registration, networking and breakfast

8 a.m.–noon 
Welcome, keynote address, moderated panel discussion, caregiving experience and closing remarks

Keynote speaker

C. Grace Whiting, J.D. 
President and CEO, National Alliance for Caregiving

Panelists include:

Secretary Alice Bonner
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Melissa Donegan
Assistant Director, Healthy Living Center of Excellence at Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc.

Gerald Gleich, M.D.
Medical Director, NaviCare Clinical Services at Fallon Health; Medical Director, St. Mary Health Care Center; Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School

Naomi Prendergast
President and CEO of D’Youville Life & Wellness Community

Jennifer Shuart
Director of Behavioral Health, Metta Health Center at Lowell Community Health Center